Welcome to my review of the ifi hip-dac2 which retails for £189.
Key Features / Specs
- 6-8 hrs of battery life
- Hi-Res Certified – From Spotify to Tidal MQA to MP3 and more,
- Powerful Amplifier – 400 mW max power output from the on-board amplifier
- Connectivity – Connects directly to your smartphone with the USB Input, and works with balanced 4.4mm or S-Balanced 3.5mm headphone plugs
- Upgraded – The hip-dac2 has been upgraded to give you an even more pleasurable portable audio experience, it now is a full MQA decoder and has an upgraded GMT Clock.
My review below includes a full comparison of the hip-dac vs hip-dac2, comparisons with other DACs including the ifi go blu and ZEN DAC v2, sound quality with a variety of headphones and much more.
The new ifi hip-dac2 is a dynamite piece of kit. Highly recommended 9.1/10.
More info on ifi Audio https://ifi-audio.com/products/hip-dac2/